Potomac State College, a Division of West Virginia University located in Keyser, West Virginia, seeks qualified candidates committed to excellence in teaching and service at the undergraduate level in the following areas:
Mathematics: Instructor or Assistant Professor, tenure track. A minimum of a Master's degree in mathematics is required. Teaching responsibilities include College Algebra, Trigonometry, and Calculus through Elementary Differential Equations. (Job 230)
This position is full-time, nine month, with benefits, with a starting date of August 16, 2011. Previous college teaching experience is required. Occasional off-campus teaching may be required.
Faculty Expectations: Successful candidates should demonstrate:
Faculty Opportunities: Faculty will have an opportunity to participate in the cultural and intellectual life of West Virginia University and to benefit from professional development opportunities made available generally to university faculty while pursuing a commitment to undergraduate teaching and service at a small college with proven enrollment growth potential that offers a distinctive identity and academic culture.
- A student-centered commitment to high academic standards and service to students, including an effective and conscientious commitment to academic advising;
- A commitment to service on College and University committees and councils;
- A basic understanding of student learning outcomes assessment;
- Experience in or commitment to the application of technology to the teaching/ learning process, including distance learning;
- A commitment to continued professional development.
Founded in 1901, Potomac State College is a predominantly two year college offering seven Associate in Arts degrees, eight Associate in Applied Science degrees, and one certificate. A Bachelor of Applied Science degree is also offered, with emphases in Business Management and Criminal Justice.
The campus includes two classroom buildings, a library, an arts center, five residence halls, three operating farms, and athletic facilities supporting an inter-collegiate athletics program.
The College is presently experiencing a significant increase in enrollment, subsequent to its merger with West Virginia University in 2005. As a fully integrated division of West Virginia University, Potomac State College is committed to advancing the mission of the University and serving the educational needs of residents within its region from the College's campus in Keyser.
The College is located 150 miles west of Washington, D.C., and 90 miles east of the main campus of West Virginia University in Morgantown.
Applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, unofficial college transcript, and names and addresses of three references to: Harlan Shreve, Business Office, (Job #), Potomac State College, 101 Fort Avenue, Keyser, West Virginia 26726.
Please specify in the address the job for which you are applying.
Review of applications will begin February 15, 2011, and will continue until the positions are filled.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.
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